Movie Night Monday

The Movie Project

Week 27: Nebraska (Children of the Corn)

Category: Adaptation/Horror

Quote of Interest:

“They don’t like outsiders, and they probably don’t have a phone there, either.”

–diehl

Three words to describe this film/state: Corny kid cult

Best ‘Extras’:

  • Boy in front row of church scene (uncredited), played by Corey Frizzell

State food/recipe to try: Chicken-Fried Steak with corn-on-the-cob and a whiskey cocktail

Earring Inspo Character: Sarah

Other Notes: Not a lot to say about this one–not my corn cup of tea. How are there 8 sequels to this movie? Camp factor?? Awful. Children of the Corn turns 35 this year.

Grade: D

State Facts: https://www.factmonster.com/us/states/nebraska

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